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Nitella capillata A.Braun

Publication details
Nitella capillata A.Braun 1868

Published in: Braun, A. (1868). Die Characeen Afrika's. Monatsberichte der K├Âniglich preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin. Berlin 1867: 873-944.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Nitella is Nitella opaca (C.Agardh ex Bruzelius) C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Hyella

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
1868: 893 (INA). - (10 Apr 2017) - Wendy Guiry

Distributional notes
North America: USA - (8 Mar 2010) -

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: New Orleans: Riddell (INA) (Silva 1996-to date). Neotype: L.A. Whiteford; May 24, 1941; BUT (

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Key references
Wood, R.D. (1965). A revision of the Characeae. First Part. Monograph of the Characeae. pp. i-xxiv, 1-904. Weinheim: Verlag von J.Cramer.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 April 2019.

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